- a- + glow (Wiktionary)
“When he turned off the lights the bed spread was "aglow" in sperm shootings all over the thing.”
“She looked ahead to spring with both a longing and a joy, and all who knew her said her face was simply "aglow" with radiance.”
“The worn but spit-shined sanctuary is silent this weekday morning and the life-size statues of La Virgen de Guadalupe and St. Jude, aglow in shadowy candlelight, gaze benevolently out of their gaudy, flower-bedecked encasements.”
“I moved on, my heart aglow with the unexpected memory of making a lifelong commitment to my future wife.”
“Remember that your light is so small and fragile a thing that it requires all of your concentration to keep it aglow, like birthday candles in a hurricane.”
“If you look at any photograph of the Boddies, they're always smiling; you see Louise working at the stamper – which is a gruelling, nasty job – and she's all aglow.”
“Then it was a splendid thought came to her, and at the wonder of it she was all aglow.”
“The flush of the morning was in her cheek, and its fire in her eyes, and she was aglow with youth and love.”
“Throughout the audience, parents' faces were aglow as they text-messaged throughout their children's performances.”
“But if you ask me which quick-cooking meal leaves me aglow on a winter weeknight, it would have to be a wonderful Indian stew out of a Madhur Jaffrey cookbook, or an equally wonderful Italian stew--maybe beef with pickles and capers--from Marcella Hazan.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘aglow’.
Words with the prefix "a"
Verbs and adjectives (mostly adjectives) pertaining to physical light, brightness and/or clarity.
Words - or different usages of words I already knew - that I am learning thanks to Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery.
See also ofravens' with thanks to Anne Shirley.
Words that make me feel cozy
words that evoke magic, mystery, mayhem, magnificence or anything else that glimmers in the grass
Tip of the hat to Stephen, who always tells me "only one more switchback" as we go up the trail. Usually it is a lie, but it still works!
All things Light
A general collection of the sort of words that make me happy when I hear or read them in everyday conversation and writing.
A sad song by Dar Williams, from her album The Honesty Room.
The blue it speaks so full
It's like the beauty one can barely stand
Or too much things dropped in your ...
words about light
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